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The closing date is on 01.04.2019.
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Operating Division:Transnet Freight Rail
Position Title:Trainee Trackmaster
Location: Various Locations
Reporting To: Trackmaster
Position Purpose:To be trained over a period of plus minus 24 months in Permanent Way (Track) Maintenance functions including Train Working Rules in order to obtain the necessary skills to become a Track Master.
Ensured safe Permanent Way system
•Documentation and information,
•Perform planning and repair work as per specific procedures and standards
Qualifications & Experience:
•Grade 12 with Maths
• To pass all modules as per the Permanent Way Training programme
• Obtain drivers licence (Code C1) during period of training, pre-requisite for consideration for appointment on completion oftraining.
•Free from claustrophobia
•Comply with depth perception criteria
•Free from acrophobia
•Comply with the visual acuity and colour perception test.
•Building of turnouts
•Safety Act 85.
•Track laying and maintenance.
•Comply with the visual acuity and colour perception tests.
•Be physically fit.
N.B.a) This is a Safety Related and/or Safety Critical job.b) The candidate must meet the minimum inherent health requirements of the job”NB: No emailed applications will be accepted”
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